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Culture, The Exhibitionist CAAMfest Comes to Town with Movies, Food, Music, and Culture

CAAMfest Comes to Town with Movies, Food, Music, and Culture

The Center for Asian American Media presents CAAMfest, the largest festival of Asian American movies in North America, with two weeks of food, music and films, films, films. There will be (deep breath) more than 100 movies from…
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Calendar, Night&Day The Blessing of Quon Gwon

The Blessing of Quon Gwon

It's the stuff of science fiction fantasies: communicating with the distant future. Time travel. Yet meet Marion Wong: Several years ago, historian Arthur Dong was digging through an Oakland basement, researching his excellent documentary, Hollywood Chinese. He discovered The Curse…
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Hollywood Chinese

The demeaning portrayal of minorities in the first century of American movies (and 60 years of television) has been chronicled with righteous indignation and academic rigor in countless documentaries. So veteran doc maker Arthur Dong (Coming Out Under Fire) wisely…
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Film, Reps Etc.

Reps Etc.

Commentary by Gregg Rickman ( Times compiled from information available Tuesday; it's always advisable to call for confirmation. Price given is standard adult admission; discounts often apply for students, seniors, and members. We're interested in your film or video event.…
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wednesday june 28 Calling Madama Butterfly One of Puccini's best-known operas, Madama Butterfly is -- surprise! -- a tale of doomed love. In this case, the tragic romance is cross-cultural, with America's Col. Pinkerton seducing and abandoning Japan's Cio-Cio-San. Though…
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